Bachelor of Music in Performance

The Bachelor of Music in performance degree provides an in-depth study of music with an emphasis on developing individual musicianship and technique in one performance area.

Career Opportunities

  • perform music professionally
  • teach privately
  • continue performance and/or pedagogy studies at the graduate level
Topics of Study
  • private studio instruction
  • music ensembles
  • music theory and musicianship
  • music history
  • world music
  • pedagogy
  • techniques courses
Experiential Learning Opportunities
  • solo junior and senior recitals
  • ensemble performances: bands, choirs, orchestra, jazz, interactive arts, chamber ensembles
  • master classes with guest artists
  • private teaching
  • annual Visiting Composer Festival
  • concert tours
Audition Requirements

Students desiring to major or minor in music must successfully audition for acceptance into the Music Department. View requirements for the Bachelor of Music in performance.